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Who Should fight Franklin next?

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Who Should Franklin fight next?
Luke Rockhold 4 16%
Brian Stann 4 16%
Alan Belcher 10 40%
Michael Bisping 7 28%
Hector Lombard 0 0%
Other 0 0%
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mcdonald_samuel7

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Hey Guys,

Just wanted to get your opinion on who Rich Franklin should fight next? Alot of Middleweight fights have recently happened and Franklin is possibly returning late this year. I think who ive listed makes sense, if you have any others you think will be his opponent let me know.

I think Rockhold or Stann makes sense tbh. Would love the Bisping fight personally but it doesn't benefit bisping at all considering close to a title shot.

Post #1   5/29/13 1:14:53AM   

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i think belcher would be a good fight. i would definitely pick belcher to win, but it would be a good test to see if franklin should retire or not.

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Post #2   5/29/13 1:37:58AM   

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I've wanted to see the Bisping fight for a while now so I went with that. Stann would be a solid matchup as well.

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Post #3   5/29/13 1:47:34AM   

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I actually went with Belcher. Both Coming off a loss, would be a fun scrap. 2nd would be Stann, but i would hate to see Richie get Knocked out Cold Again and Stann hits like a truck

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Post #4   5/29/13 2:07:51AM   

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I'd go with Bisping. I just think its a match up that is long over due.

Post #5   5/29/13 2:29:54AM   

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Huge fan of both Belcher & Rich. I'd pick Rich to win it, mainly bc Belcher seems to have been psyching himself out in big moments lately. He mentally hasnt looked good in Okami or Bisping fights.

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Posted by sparky

I'd go with Bisping. I just think its a match up that is long over due.



Post #7   5/29/13 8:53:08AM   

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Probably bisping or belcher my guess.

Post #8   5/29/13 2:00:29PM   

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him vs stann would be great....i wanna see him get back in the win column before he hangs them up

Post #9   5/29/13 6:20:10PM   

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Tbh i dont think Belcher makes sense imo. Rich is coming of 1 loss to Le, Belcher off 2 losses to Okami and Bisping. If the UFC is kind enough i want Bisping vs Franklin, just depends whether they think it suits Bisping in the title picture... but a win over Franklin will for sure get him a title shot. Beat a former Champion and an Ex Middleweight Champion at that... and he'll get the shot. But having said that i have Franklin Beating Bisping... better be 5 rounds.

Post #10   5/30/13 12:46:12AM